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Roger Federer Living Up to Old Predictions

Posted on 11 Jul, 2012, by in Tennis

It was eight years ago when the world realized just how good Roger Federer is, and how special he is in the bigger context of Tennis history. Winning three grand slam titles in one year (for the first time) and taking over, without much competition, of the number one sport in the world. More

Gambling on Roger Federer 7th Title at Wimbledon Earns Dead Man Over $150,000

Posted on 9 Jul, 2012, by in Miscellaneous

Some people were born with the ability to predict the future, and some just gamble. We don’t know what Nick Newlife was, but his £1,520 betfrom 2003, going for Roger Federer winning at least 7 Wimbledon titles by 2019, came through, bringing in £101,840, or $158,000. More

Wimbledon Final 2012 – Roger Federer Winning, Andy Murray Crying

Posted on 8 Jul, 2012, by in Tennis

For a moment there, it looked like Andy Murray finally found what it takes to become a Grand Slam and Wimbledon champion. Then came the rain, and Roger Federer found his forehand, form and confidence. Eventually he found his way to a 17th Grand Slam title and the number one spot in the World, leapfrogging Djokovic and Nadal after a 4-6, 7-5, 6-3, 6-4. More

Aftermath of the Klitschko – Thompson Title Fight

Posted on 8 Jul, 2012, by in Boxing

Another heavyweight title fight, another comfortable win for Wladimir Klitschko. This time? 40-Year old Tony Thompson, who hardly produced anything of note on his second tumble in the ring with the younger Klitschko brother, winning with a sixth round knockout, retaining the WBA, IBF, WBO, IBO & Ring Heavyweight title belts. More

Wimbledon Final 2012 – Federer vs Murray Predictions

Posted on 8 Jul, 2012, by in Tennis

Interesting fact – Apart from Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray is the only active player with a winning record against Roger Federer. Still, heading into his first Wimbledon final, there’s no doubt that Federer, five years Murray’s elder, is the favorite heading into this final. More

Mayweather vs Pacquiao – Not as Important Anymore

Posted on 7 Jul, 2012, by in Boxing

While Manny Pacquiao is stuck between a decision regarding his November fight, Floyd Mayweather is locked behind bars, hidden from the public’s eye, hidden from the world of boxing and speculations and everything we’re used to see him in. The worst thing about the whole situation? The prospect of seeing the two fighters in the ring together isn’t that intriguing anymore. More

Wimbledon 2012 – Djokovic vs Federer Predictions

Posted on 6 Jul, 2012, by in Tennis

Hard to believe, but this will be the first time Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer meet on a grass court, making their Wimbledon semifinal match, tipped to be the one that produces this year’s winner of the whole tournament, even more special than it already was supposed to be. More

Wimbledon 2012 – Andy Murray Wants to be Like LeBron James

Posted on 5 Jul, 2012, by in Tennis

With Andy Murray only two matches away from possible becoming the first British Wimbledon champion since Fred Perry in the 1930′s, the fact that there’s no Rafael Nadal in his half of the draw anymore should be regarded as good news. Murray does need to get through Tsonga, but many feel this might be his best chance to win his first Grand Slam tournament. More

2012 NHL Free Agency – Zach Parise & Ryan Suter in Minnesota

Posted on 5 Jul, 2012, by in Miscellaneous

There weren’t that many intriguing names this summer among the free agents for NHL teams to choose from, but the Minnesota Wild managed to sign the two names that managed to stand out – Zach Parise, leaving the New Jersey Devils; Ryan Suter, leaving the Nashville Predators. More

Oscar Pistorius, Blade Runner, Will be in the 2012 Olypmics

Posted on 5 Jul, 2012, by in Miscellaneous

For the first time in the history of the Olympic games, a double amputee will be among the runners, as Oscar Pistorius, now cleared to run among able-bodied runners, made the South African team for the games and will compete in the 400 meters and 4×400 meters relay races, completing another one of his many dreams. More